Earl Baker, Sr.

Earl Baker, Sr. departed this life peacefully on Tuesday July 17, 2018 at Passages Hospice in New Orleans, LA at the age of 84. He was a native of Killona, LA, and a longtime resident of Avondale, LA. Mr. Baker was a retired longshoreman with over 40 years of service with ILA local 3000. Son of the late Nathaniel and Mary Collins Baker. Beloved husband of the late Ora Lee Ferchaud Baker. Devoted father of Earl Baker Jr., Andrea (Charlotte) Baker and Gurslyn Baker Sr. Brother of Leon Smith and Shirley Mae (Joe) Colts, and the late Pinkie Mae Ricks, Mary Patillio, Roy Smith and L.B. Smith. Deceased also survived by four grandchildren, six great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and devoted friends. Services and interment for Mr. Baker will be privately held. For online condolences please visit www.robinsonfamilyfuneralhome.com

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